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HOUSTON -- Carlos Beltran has been trying to find a way to get back to Houston for years after spending a remarkable few months with the Astros more than a decade ago. Myles Garrett Brown Jersey .On Monday he finally got his wish when he and the Astros finalized a one-year, $16 million contract.It only took 12 years to come back, he said with a smile. Im happy to be where I am and looking forward to working with the younger guys like Carlos Correa, Jose Altuve, (Alex) Bregman -- the young core thats going to be here for a long time.Beltran is a nine-time All-Star and has hit .323 with 16 homers and 41 RBI in 55 postseason games. He spent the last half of the 2004 season with the Astros and hit a postseason record-tying eight home runs. It was his first trip to the playoffs, and he still revels in the short time he had a chance to play with Jeff Bagwell, Craig Biggio, Lance Berkman, Andy Pettitte and Roger Clemens.He wanted to stay with the Astros after that, but the team wouldnt offer him a no-trade clause. Hes heard plenty of boos in the trips hes made to Houston since then, and had a message for the fans that were unhappy with him.They have to blame previous ownership for not making it work, he said. In my heart I wanted to be here. Coming from Kansas City and being able to get the opportunity to play with so many good players, this is the place I wanted to be, and unfortunately it didnt work out.Now he has another chance as the latest piece the Astros added to boost their lineup since missing the playoffs. They traded for catcher Brian McCann and added free-agent outfielder Josh Reddick before bringing Beltran back. And Houston might not be done yet.What weve tried to do is improve this team ... were going to continue to try and find ways big and small to improve this team, general manager Jeff Luhnow said.Beltran turns 40 in April. He hit a combined .295 with 29 home runs and 93 RBI last season for the New York Yankees and Texas. The switch-hitter split his time as a designated hitter and right fielder, playing 151 games.Hes looking forward to playing with Correa, a fellow Puerto Rican, and said the two of them and Altuve planned to meet for dinner on Monday night to get better acquainted. Beltran and Correa have chatted since he agreed to the deal and Beltran said Correa told him hes eager to learn from him.I said: `Im willing to work with you honestly and pass to you everything I know, Beltran said. Thats what its all about. This game is not about what you can do for yourself ... but for me its about what I can do for my team, for the guy next to me and how I can impact that person in a positive way.Luhnow has been a fan of Beltrans for quite some time and said Houston tried to trade for him last summer before he was dealt from the Yankees to Texas. Hes thrilled to finally get him back to Houston.Hes just a great fit for our club where we are right now, Luhnow said.In 19 seasons, Beltran is a career .281 hitter with 421 home runs and 1,536 RBI with the Royals, Astros, Mets, Giants, Cardinals, Yankees and Rangers. Beltran was able to get the No. 15 jersey he wore when he was last with the Astros after longtime catcher Jason Castro, who had worn the number for years, recently signed with the Twins.I felt that Houston was going to be the place where I was going to spend a lot of time, unfortunately it didnt work out that way, he said. Now Im back and the good thing is you guys got to see the young Carlos play and now you get to see the old Carlos play. So its good.Beltran isnt sure how much longer hell play, but as he enters his 20th major league season he knows the window is getting smaller for him to get that elusive ring and believes the Astros give him a good chance to do that.The opportunity of winning, the opportunity to get to the playoffs and hopefully win a championship, thats what its all about, he said. When I look at the whole lineup -- the whole team I really like our chances. Myles Garrett Womens Jersey . Luis Suarezs double powered Liverpool to a 4-0 victory over Fulham, and Southampton easily overcame Hull 4-1 to continue the south coast clubs impressive start to the season. Liverpool and Southampton sent Chelsea down to fourth place as the west London club was held to 2-2 at home. Myles Garrett White Jersey . 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The last time I pitched here in the ninth was 2011," Chacin said. "I really wanted to finish the inning. After two outs I (said), You have one out left." He couldnt get the final out and instead had to settle for a 5-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday. Chacin (5-3) gave up six hits, struck out three and didnt walk a batter. His 8 2-3 innings marked the longest outing by a Colorado starter this season, but he missed a chance at his second career shutout and third complete game. His only shutout was a 5-0 win over the Chicago Cubs on April 15, 2011. "Thats what weve been waiting for," teammate Carlos Gonzalez said. "Hes a great pitcher, a great competitor. Too bad he didnt get the shutout, but that was an outstanding performance." Rex Brothers got the final out for his third save of the season. Wilin Rosario and Gonzalez homered for Colorado. The teams combined for 30 runs and 55 hits in splitting the first two games of the series, but pitchers dominated the finale at Coors Field. Phillies starter Cole Hamels (2-10) was sharp early, but Chacin was efficient throughout. Chacin needed just 74 pitches -- 59 strikes -- to get through the first eight innings and he had only one three-ball count, to Rollins in the fourth inning. Chacin retired 14 in a row after Dominic Browns one-out single in the second. Kevin Frandsen led off the seventh with a single but was wiped out on a double play. Howard followed with a single up the middle against the shift, but Brown grounded out to end the inning. "What he was doing wasnt hard to figure out," Phillies manager Charlie Manuel said. "He was throwing first-pitch strikes. He was getting ahead of us, and then we were chasing balls out of the strike zone." Chacin looked as though he was going to go the distance. In the ninth, he gave up a one-out single to Ben Revere, who moved to second on Frandsens groundout. Rollins drove him in with a line drive to the wall just over the head of right fielder Michael Cuddyer. "I was pretty close, but to be honest with you with my ribs I got scared," said Cuddyer, who missed five gammes last week with a rib injury. Myles Garrett Browns Jersey. "Scared of the wall. No question about it. I know in my mind with my ribs and the wall right there, I felt that warning track, all that together I got a little nervous." After Howards RBI single, Rockies manager Walt Weiss went to remove Chacin to a chorus of boos from the 45,186 fans, who were hoping to see the first complete game by a Rockies starter in two seasons. "I was pulling for a complete game as much as anybody, but once he got to that situation the right thing to do was go get Rex to finish that," Weiss said. "Thats about as good a performance as Ive seen in a while by Jhoulys." Chacin threw just 17 balls in his 86 pitches and had a first-pitch strike on 26 of the 31 batters he faced. The last strike to Howard ended his day earlier than he hoped. "I thought (Weiss) was going to give me one more hitter," Chacin said. "I wanted to finish the game and I couldnt." Hamels has lost two straight decisions and eight of his last nine. His only mistake was leaving a 91 mph fastball up to Rosario, who lined it into the left-field seats on the first pitch of the bottom of the second. It was Rosarios 11th home run of the season. Hamels matched Chacin for the next four innings, retiring 12 in a row until Gonzalez led off the seventh with an infield single and Cuddyer blooped a double down the right field line. The Rockies cashed in both runners on Jordan Pachecos groundout and Nolan Arenados double to make it 3-0. Hamels allowed three runs on six hits, walked two and struck out seven. "It was a pitchers battle," Hamels said. "Ultimately he came out on top, and here I am again." Gonzalez hit a two-run homer off reliever Justin De Fratus in the eighth to make it 5-0. It was his NL-leading 20th home run of the year. NOTES: The last Rockies shutout was by Ubaldo Jimenez against the Dodgers on June 1, 2011. ... Cuddyer finished with two hits to extend his hitting streak to 14 games. Its the longest by a Colorado player this season. ... The Rockies selected the contract RHP of Logan Kensing from Triple-A Colorado Springs and optioned RHP Chris Volstad. ... Phillies C Carlos Ruiz (right hamstring strain) went 0 for 2 in his first rehab start with Triple-A Lehigh on Saturday. ... Rockies OF Dexter Fowler returned to the lineup after sitting out Saturday. Fowler hadnt started since being hit on the right hand by a pitch on Thursday. ... RHP John Lannan (0-1) is expected to be activated from the DL on Monday to start the series opener against Washington. ... 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